NYTB October Events: Zweig / Cornell seminar & Annual Membership Meeting Oct. 13; Empire Showcase Oct. 19

Friday, September 20th, 2019

By Sarah Mace

On Sunday, October 13 at the Fasig-Tipton Sales Pavilion in Saratoga, NYTB will host its annual membership meeting and October seminar in advance of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Fall Sale (Tuesday, October 15). NYTB also invites interested parties to reserve places for a buffet lunch in the West Wing Room at Belmont Park for Empire Showcase Day

2019 NYTB October Seminar, Annual Membership Meeting & BBQ

As the Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research celebrates its 40th anniversary, the Memorial Fund will partner with the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine to present “40th Anniversary Milestones” by Doug Antczak, VMD, PhD at NYTB’s October seminar. At the meeting Jonathan Cheetham, VetMB, PhD, DACVS will also present “Throats: Grading Realities & Finding a Fix.”

This is a seminar-style meeting which includes the 2019 Annual NYTB Membership Meeting beginning at 5:00 p.m. at the Fasig-Tipton Sales Pavilion.

The event is sponsored by the New York State Thoroughbred Breeding & Development Fund Corporation and the seminar will be immediately followed by a complimentary guest cocktail hour and barbeque for all RSVP’d guests in attendance.

Those who wish to attend must RSVP to the NYTB office by October 10 at (518) 587-0777 or

Click here for meeting/seminar invitation.

Empire Showcase Day in the West Wing Room at Belmont Park

Members and non-members can join NYTB for a buffet lunch in the West Wing Room at Belmont Park on Empire Showcase Day on Saturday, October 19. The full card of New York-bred racing is headlined by eight stakes races.

NYTB is also offering a private charter bus departing from Saratoga Springs at 8:00 a.m. and arriving at Belmont Park at approximately 12:00 noon. The bus will leave Belmont after the conclusion of the day’s races. *Please note: Jackets and Ties are required for men in the West Wing Room. No jeans are allowed in this venue.

You must reserve your space by October 3, or an additional late fee will apply.

Bus & Lunch:

$95 NYTB Members
$125 Non-members
You MUST RSVP by October 3, 2019: (518) 587-0777

Click here for Empire Showcase flyer.



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